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Liam Miller in action for Ireland against Colombia in a friendly in London in 2008. Photograph: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Former GAA president Seán Kelly, who led efforts to open up Croke Park for rugby and soccer, has backed calls for Páirc Uí Chaoimh to host the Liam Mi(...)

Former Man United star Roy Keane  is organising  the benefit match which will feature former United stars such as Denis Irwin, Paul Scholes, Ryan Giggs, and Rio Ferdinand as well as Irish players, Robbie Keane and Damian Duff.

Figures from the worlds of sport and politics have united in their call for the GAA to make Páirc Uí Chaoimh available for a fundraising soccer game b(...)

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin makes announcements regarding the Festival of Families. Photograph: James Forde/The Irish Times

Mistakes were made where same sex-people were concerned in preparation for the World Meeting of Families, Archbishop Diarmuid Martin has said. As th(...)

Pope France will sit among the people on a platform “about 2ft high”. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

As many as 2,000 performers, including a 1,000-strong choir, are to take part in the two-hour Festival of Families at Croke Park in Dublin on August 2(...)

Pope Francis waves to a crowd gathered in St Peter’s Square  in the Vatican. File photograph: Andreas Solaro/AFP/Getty Images

The State should use the visit of Pope Francis to send a message that Ireland is diverse, inclusive and respectful, the Cabinet has been advised. Min(...)

Engineers climb a turbine inspection ladder on the Airtricity wind farm on the Arklow Bank in the Irish Sea. Photograph: David O'Brien

Stephen Wheeler of SSE Ireland is a forceful critic of Ireland’s failure to respond adequately to climate change. His consistent stance is driven by f(...)

Big Jeff: The  statue  Goldblum  at Potters Field, London. Photograph: John Phillips/Getty Images

A 7.6 metre statue of actor Jeff Goldblum has appeared next to London’s Tower Bridge. In a move mirroring the frightening dinosaurs of the Jurassic P(...)

Kerry and Galway in action at Croke Park. The game got off to such a slow-burning start that the crowd fell quiet and we could hear every ball being called for. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

This must have been the strangest weekend in the history of the All-Ireland football championship. On Sunday evening, I was in Dublin with my son Mar(...)

Margaret Young: “The contrast between how happy I was running and how miserable I was at work became glaring”

I started running four years ago. I was under pressure at work at the time and it seemed like a good idea to try a new sport for stress relief. I also(...)

Stags in the Phoenix Park during rutting season. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Phoenix Park in Dublin is one of only two parks in the world to receive a gold award in the inaugural International Large Urban Parks Awards. Th(...)

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